Meaning of INTERPENETRATE in English


“+ verb

Etymology: inter- + penetrate

transitive verb

: to penetrate between, within, or throughout : penetrate thoroughly : permeate

Westerners who interpenetrated the East in the nineteenth century — Elmer Davis

intransitive verb

: to penetrate mutually

the territories of the two peoples interpenetrate a good deal — C.D.Forde

Synonyms: see permeate

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